Graffiti // Sunday, April 03, 2011
Longtime Juxtapoz contributors, Roger Gastman and Caleb Neelon, are set to release their massive (seriously, you can break someone's hand with that thing) vast, and important book, The History of American Graffiti, and PBS NewsHour just did a nice segment on the book with the two authors. Watch after the jump . . .
Tattoo // Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Ask, and you shall receive. By popular demand due to audiences enjoying our first book, Juxtapoz Tattoo, we proud to announce the release of Juxtapoz Tattoo 2 with Gingko Press. This new collection features Jose Lopez, Paulie Tattoo, Jun Cha, Shawn Barber, Sunny Buick, Clay Decker, and many more. More details after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 17, 2011
Marc McKee opens Seen/Unknown, an art show and book release, at HVW8 Gallery in Los Angeles this Saturday, March 19. In 1989, McKee started creating skateboard graphics for World Industries and many of its subsidiaries, like Blind, 101, Menace, A-Team and Almost, as well as being the editor of Big Brother Magazine during its first four years. More after the jump . . .
Illustration // Friday, March 11, 2011
This just landed on our desks this week: Abrams ComicArts' The Comics: The Complete Collection, which will definitely gather a lot of interest from our readers and beyond. The hefty collection, compiled by Brian Walker, was initially released in 2008, but if you want an encyclopedia of comic strips in one collection, this is the book to buy. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Process pieces are always the most interesting, the how-tos to creating something that is both artistic and commercial. Illustrator and typographer, Darren Booth, was responsible for the book jacket cover and endpapers for Steve Martin's art collecting-themed novel, An Object of Beauty, and he posted his step-by-step process of creating a book cover for a major publisher . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 11, 2011
This Spring, TASCHEN is releasing one the most highly-anticipated books of the year, a book simply titled, Basquiat. Leonhard Emmerling, who authored both TASCHEN’s Jean-Michel Basquiat and Jackson Pollock books, has compiled what looks to be one of the more detailed explorations on Basquiat to date. Exclusive images of inside the book after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 06, 2011
December 2009 cover artist of our very special Barnstormers issue, José Parlá, has a (much-needed) book out now. Wall, Diaries, and Paintings is available now through Hatje Cantz Verlag, and it is edited by Bryce Wolkowitz, whose Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery in New York will showing Parlá on March 3, 2011. Big cover after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Our newest edition to the Juxtapoz book series, Erotica, is now available in our webstore, featuring a new wave of erotic-based art from David Choe, Audrey Kawasaki, Tara McPherson, James Jean, Rockin' Jelly Bean, Gary Baseman, Tomer Hanuka, and many more. Buy one now a receive a free print from our Juxtapoz print collection. Spreads after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Think about it. To sit in front of 1,500 people for 716 hours and 30 minutes without outwardly expressing herself, as Marina Abramovic did at her historic Museum of Modern Art performance exhibit this past summer, aptly titled "The Artist Is Present," was one of the highlights of the art world in 2010. Maybe it was the highlight. Marco Anelli’s powerful portraits of sitters in front of Abramovic will soon be available in a monograph from Aperture. More information after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 23, 2010
Emek is one of the more popular poster artists working today, and his newest monograph, Emek: The Thinking Man's Poster Artist, have gained a bunch of momentum since its release this Fall. You know you are good at poster art when the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame collects your work. Recently, Emek was featured on "Last Call" with a long segment that focused on his career and the new book. Watch after the jump . . .